Post Tagged with: "vote"

Parliament to get binding vote on final Brexit deal

November 13, 2017 4:33 pm0 comments
Parliament to get binding vote on final Brexit deal

Media playback is unsupported on your device Parliament is to be given a take-it-or leave-it vote on the final Brexit deal before the UK leaves the EU. Brexit Secretary David Davis said the terms of the UK’s exit, such as money, citizen rights and any transition must become law via […]

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England ready for Australia opener – vote on who will win World Cup

October 26, 2017 2:36 pm0 comments
England ready for Australia opener - vote on who will win World Cup

Media playback is not supported on this device Rugby League World Cup 2017: Australia v England Venue: Melbourne Rectangular Stadium Date: Friday, 27 October Time: 10:00 BST Coverage: Live coverage on BBC Two (from 09:00 BST) and BBC Radio 5 live sports extra; live text commentary on BBC Sport website […]

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Catalan vote: What will happen next?

October 4, 2017 1:51 am0 comments

[unable to retrieve full-text content] The BBC’s Tom Burridge on how the crisis in Spain is likely to unfold. BBC News – Home

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Catalan referendum: Vote illegal – Spain's King Felipe

October 3, 2017 2:04 pm0 comments
Catalan referendum: Vote illegal - Spain's King Felipe

Media playback is unsupported on your device In a TV address, Spain’s King Felipe VI has condemned organisers of Catalonia’s independence referendum for having put themselves “outside the law”. He said the situation in Spain was “extremely serious”, calling for unity. Hundreds of thousands in Catalonia have been protesting over […]

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Brexit: EU repeal bill wins first Commons vote

September 12, 2017 12:52 am0 comments
Brexit: EU repeal bill wins first Commons vote

Media playback is unsupported on your device The government’s bid to extract the UK from EU law in time for Brexit has passed its first parliamentary test. MPs backed the EU Withdrawal Bill by 326 votes to 290 despite critics warning that it represented a “power grab” by ministers. The […]

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Big net migration fall since Brexit vote, latest estimates show

August 24, 2017 10:13 am0 comments
Big net migration fall since Brexit vote, latest estimates show

Net migration has fallen to the lowest level for three years after a surge in the number of EU nationals leaving the UK since last June’s Brexit vote. Net migration – the difference between those entering and leaving the UK – fell 81,000 to 246,000 in the year to March […]

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Yeboah? Bergkamp? Henry? Rooney? Wilshere? Vote for your top Premier League goal

August 11, 2017 4:49 am0 comments
Yeboah? Bergkamp? Henry? Rooney? Wilshere? Vote for your top Premier League goal

We’re down to the final five. Over the past two weeks you have been voting for your favourite goals from 25 years of the Premier League – and we now have a shortlist from which you can choose the best one the league has seen. We broke the votes down […]

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Queen's Speech: Labour to force vote on public pay cap

June 28, 2017 2:54 am0 comments
Queen's Speech: Labour to force vote on public pay cap

Media playback is unsupported on your device Labour is to table an amendment to the Queen’s Speech calling for the 1% public sector pay cap and cuts to the police and emergency services to end. Jeremy Corbyn says the amendment, which will be voted on on Wednesday, will be a […]

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Joshua v Klitschko – who wins? Do the pundits agree? Who gets your vote?

April 29, 2017 8:50 am0 comments
Joshua v Klitschko - who wins? Do the pundits agree? Who gets your vote?

Media playback is not supported on this device Anthony Joshua v Wladimir Klitschko Date: Saturday, 29 April Venue: Wembley Stadium Time: 22:00 BST Coverage: Live commentary on BBC Radio 5 live from 21:00 BST and text updates on the BBC Sport website and app from 19:30 BST So much hype, […]

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Turkey referendum: Erdogan wins vote to expand presidential powers

April 16, 2017 3:15 pm0 comments
Turkey referendum: Erdogan wins vote to expand presidential powers

Media playback is unsupported on your device Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has narrowly won a referendum to expand presidential powers, which could keep him in office until 2029. With 99.45% of ballots counted, the “Yes” campaign had won 51.37% and “No” 48.63%, and the electoral board called victory for […]

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